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Ref no:
STR06062
Published:
21/9/2022
Closes:
12/10/2022
Location:
Viewforth, Stirling, FK8 2ET
Salary:
£27,387 - £29,871 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week
Work From Home:
Hybrid

This position has expired.

Job Description

Stirling Council is an ambitious Council seeking to take advantage of the area’s unrivalled location and rapid growth to provide opportunities and services for all its citizens and to encourage sustainable business and community development.

The Legal Team is undergoing a period of rapid and exciting change. We are looking for an experienced and ambitious paralegal to support the Council to deliver its key objectives.

You will be an effective communicator, team player and open to new challenges. Analytical skills are essential, together with a commitment to customer-focused public services. You will work closely with the Council’s partners and colleagues to build and develop relationships to deliver improvements for the benefit of Stirling.

Reporting directly to the Lead Solicitor - Litigation and Licensing, you will be an integral part of the Legal Team. You will provide comprehensive legal support to the team throughout the litigation process, from the commencement of actions to extracting and enforcing decrees. You will also undertake research and other associated matters as required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small, friendly team in an ambitious Council. The Council is also committed to the professional development of its staff with opportunities available for the successful candidate.

If you would like to have an informal discussion please contact Charlie Haggerty, Legal Manager on haggertyc@stirling.gov.uk.

Requirements

The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Basic Disclosure

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